About Show #530
How do you get identity into the cloud? Richard talks to Joey Snow about his role helping folks with Azure Active Directory. Azure AD is more than just extending your on-premises Active Directory into the cloud, it provides single-sign-on to a variety of SaaS applications, and not just Microsoft ones either! Joey talks about the different techniques available to get and protect identities with the cloud, including multi-factor authentication, Azure Identity Protection and more. There are lots of options to choose from, but there is an identity solution that will work for you - check it out!
Joey Snow is a Senior Program Manager in the Identity Team at Microsoft focusing on Azure Active Directory deployment for the IT Professional. Previously Joey worked as an IT Pro Evangelist working with Windows Server, Windows Client and Windows Azure.
Based in Redmond, WA, Joey works to help IT Professionals deploy Azure Active Directory Premium features in their environment. He shares his knowledge and expertise online – via technical documentation - and is a frequent speaker at various Microsoft and industry-sponsored events. He has been with Microsoft for over 9 years. Joey is also 1/2 of the Podcast duo Patch & Switch (www.patchandswitch.com)
Prior to joining Microsoft, Joey worked for more than 12 years as an IT Professional at a Fortune 500 company, serving in various IT roles ranging from the helpdesk to IT architecture and management.